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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 21, 2012 at 7:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' North, Longitude: 8° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.51 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.4"990.71 miWest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 miNorth990.52 mi
24 hours10° 49' 23.1"736.91 miEast3° 34' 31.2"245.76 miNorth772.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NzérékoréFri 7:36 PM268 km167 miles145 nmSouth S
KoiduFri 7:36 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoFri 7:36 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManFri 7:36 PM340 km211 miles184 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GbarngaFri 7:36 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S
KenemaFri 7:36 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
KorhogoFri 7:36 PM368 km229 miles199 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakeniFri 7:36 PM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
SikassoFri 7:36 PM376 km233 miles203 nmEast-northeast ENE
BoFri 7:36 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW

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